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UP - Dale Creek Crossing (Second)

Photos 

Bridge in 1885

Photo taken by William Henry Jackson Photo provided by The Getty

View this photo at getty.edu

BH Photo #276056

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Dale Creek on Railroad (UP)
Location
Albany County, Wyoming
Status
Removed
History
Built 1878; Removed 1901 when line relocated to the south
Builder
- American Bridge Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 9, 1986
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.10380, -105.45477   (decimal degrees)
41°06'14" N, 105°27'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/461813/4550379 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dale Creek
Inventory numbers
NRHP 86001027 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 59942 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,388)
Albany County, Wyoming (12)
American Bridge Works (43)
Built 1878 (105)
Built during 1870s (1,272)
Deck girder (6,304)
Girder (11,171)
Lost (28,506)
Lost 1901 (28)
Lost during 1900s (393)
NR-listed (3,014)
Plate girder (8,726)
Railroad (16,460)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,474)
Wyoming (403)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 26, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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Comments 

UP - Dale Creek Crossing (Second)
Posted June 15, 2021, by Luke

The correct builder is American Bridge Works, which at the time was commonly called the American Bridge Company of Chicago.

https://wyoshpo.wyo.gov/index.php/programs/national-register...